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spindle
  • Italy
  • spindle, early 1900s–1965
  • Where object was made: Sardinia, Italy
  • wood, metal, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 36 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 14 1/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3568
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The wooden rod has a disc-like whorl. It has a metal tip with a hook at the tapered end of the rod.